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The Madam Walker Story

Presented by Freetown Village and Madame Walker Theatre Center at Madam Walker Heritage Center, Indianapolis IN

Mar 03 2017
Jun 02 2017
The Madam Walker Story

Join Freetown Village for this first Friday event each month to learn about the story of the self-made millionaire Madam C.J. Walker. Visit the Walker Heritage Center and see memorabilia from Madam Walker and Indiana Ave. Jazz greats.

Freetown Village brings history to life with this one-character performance.  Learn the story of Madame C.J. Walker, the self-made millionaire as told from a “different” point of view.  Learn about her early life and the legacy she created.  Freetown Village has created a special character to bring this history to life presented in the very building she inspired.  Program repeats during performance time.  Contact us directly to schedule groups or building tours.


First Friday free event.  Donations accepted.

Contact: 317-631-1870


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Additional time info:

The program last about 30 minutes and repeats during the hours of 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Allow time to visit the Heritage Center before or after the program.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Madam Walker Heritage Center

617 Indiana Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46202

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